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[movies]San Francisco celebrates VE Day 1918
Newsreel footage from the Market Street celebration of the end of WWI in San Francisco, 1918.
Keywords: WWI; San Francisco; 1918
Downloads: 19,285 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(5 reviews)
[movies]Sandinistas in SF - Mary Ellen Churchill
Alejandro Murguia, who fought in the 1978 Sandinista Revolution in Nicaragua, describes the role San Francisco played in the uprising.
Keywords: Sandinistas; Nicaragua; Bernal Heights
Downloads: 2,992 2.00 out of 5 stars2.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]Saul Bloom on nukes the USS Missouri - Shaping San Francisco
Saul Bloom of ARC/Ecology in San Francisco describes his history as a Greenpeace staffer and early involvement in anti-nuke politics, with a focus on the campaign to stop the homeporting of the USS Missouri in San Francisco in the 1980s. The USS Missouri, during Reagan's administration, was slated to be redesigned to carry cruise missiles and thus become a first-strike launching pad for nuclear war.
Keywords: Nuclear weapons; nukes; anti-nuke; USS Missouri; homeporting; Fleet Week
Downloads: 269
[movies]Sea Lions at Pier 39 - Chris Carlsson
Sea Lions cavort on piers facing San Francisco's Pier 39.
Keywords: Sea Lions; Pier 39; Tourism
Downloads: 2,237 3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]Seal Rock Pacific Ocean - Chris Carlsson
Seal Rock off the Cliff House, the ocean roaring around it.
Keywords: Seal Rock; Pacific Ocean; Cliff House view
Downloads: 5,224 2.00 out of 5 stars2.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]SF Anti-Iraq War demo Jan. 18, 2003 - Chris Carlsson
Huge anti-Iraq War demonstrations rocked U.S. cities in autumn 2002 and winter 2003. This shows the January 18, 2003 demonstration in San Francisco.
Keywords: Anti-Iraq war; San Francisco; protest
Downloads: 1,764
[movies]Shaping San Francisco opening - Jim Swanson
Using the well-worn image of Yerba Buena cove in 1847, this animation dramatizes the rapidity with which it filled up after the Gold Rush, with a voiceover introducing Shaping San Francisco's 1st CD release.
Keywords: San Francisco; Yerba Buena Cove; 1847
Downloads: 3,649
[movies]Shaping SF 3 Percent Solution - Shaping San Francisco
Summer 2014 campaign video to gain long-term sustainers to support the ongoing work of Shaping San Francisco, a vital public utility (though seldom recognized as such) that provides a living archive of San Francisco, and by the project's very existence, holds down an important niche in the local cultural ecology of the City. Walking and Bicycle history tours, Public Talks both live and archived online, and the ever-expanding archive at Foundsf.org are irreplaceable treasures of San Francisco's c...
Keywords: history; politics; ecology; tours; bicycles; walking; fundraising; support; sustainers; 3% Solution
Downloads: 14
[movies]Shaping SF 3 Percent Solution - Shaping San Francisco
The 3% Solution Campaign, a summer sustainer drive to support Shaping San Francisco as a public utility providing essential history to the city of San Francisco: walking and bicycle tours, public Talks (both live and archived online at shapingsf.org), and our ever-expanding archive of local history at foundsf.org.
Keywords: history; Shaping San Francisco; FoundSF.org; sustainers; 3 percent solution; fundraising campaign
Downloads: 131
[movies]Shaping SF opening 1998 - Jim Swanson
Original opening animation for Shaping San Francisco CD-ROM in 1998.
Keywords: San Francisco; animation; Jim Swanson
Downloads: 666 3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]Shiva in GG Park - John Fulbright
How a shrine to Shiva emerged in Golden Gate Park in the form of a cement pylon.
Keywords: Shiva; Golden Gate Park; religion
Downloads: 1,709 2.50 out of 5 stars2.50 out of 5 stars2.50 out of 5 stars(4 reviews)
[movies]Soap Box Derby - Chris Carlsson
The San Francisco Illegal Soapbox Society conducted races on Bernal Heights for years, and still does at unpredictable times.
Keywords: Soapbox Derby; Bernal Heights; underground culture
Downloads: 3,161 3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars(2 reviews)
[movies]Squatter Punx Rock the Vats - Glenn Bachmann
The old Falstaff brewery became a home to punk rockers in the early 1980s before its demolition. Here's a glimpse of an impromptu concert outside.
Keywords: Punk; Vats; Brewery
Downloads: 7,939 1.50 out of 5 stars1.50 out of 5 stars(2 reviews)
[movies]Steam Shovel
Before occupational health and safety, this is how excavation was done. A steam shovel is digging a tunnel for the SF Muni, c. 1917.
Keywords: steam shovel; digging tunnels; excavation
Downloads: 3,863 2.00 out of 5 stars2.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]Streetcar Strike
Silent footage of picketers marching through the streets and attacking a scab-driven streetcar at Haight and Buchanan during violent 1917 streetcar strike.
Keywords: Streetcar strike; URR; 1917
Downloads: 6,234 3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]Streetcars and Belt Line Railroad - Shaping San Francisco
Silent footage from the Prelinger Archive of streetcars and the Belt Line railroad in San Francisco in the 1920s.
Keywords: streetcars; Belt Line Railroad; Market Street; 1920s; White Front cars; Roar of the Four
Downloads: 870
[movies]Struggles of the Balkans and Romani in Fact and Fiction - Shaping San Francisco
Not only have the Balkans been obliterated by NATO 'humanitarian intervention', eviscerated by imposed neoliberal economic restructuring, and their peoples, particularly the Roma gypsy flung to the corners of the earth, but they've suffered the indignities of centuries of lies, caricature, distortion, and misinformation. Here to discuss, disturb and offer a gentle corrective or two, is a panel of folks from the Balkans and its environs including Andrej Grubacic, Yugoslav author, most recently, o...
Keywords: PM Press; Yugoslavia; Balkans; Roma; Gypsy; European history; Shaping San Francisco; SSF; CounterPULSE; politics; revolution
Downloads: 154
[movies]Summer of Love by Diamond Dave Whitaker - Chris Carlsson
A Summer of Love poem/rap by San Francisco legend "Diamond Dave" Whitaker.
Keywords: Summer of Love; Diamond Dave Whitaker; spoken word
Downloads: 7,037
[movies]Susan Swift on antinuclear politics and organized labor - Shaping San Francisco
Excerpted from the Ecology Emerges interview with Susan Swift. She is a former Abalone Alliance staffer who grew disaffected and resigned a year after the big Diablo Canyon direct action campaign, in part due to the inability of the Abalone Alliance to make alliances with organized labor,or to even consider the plight of folks who couldn't easily take days of their lives to sit in jails, or camp out in protest, etc.
Keywords: Abalone Alliance; ecology; anti-nuclear; labor; tactics
Downloads: 340
[movies]Susan Swift on Antinuclear politics,organized labor, and tactics - Shaping San Francisco
Excerpted from the Ecology Emerges interview with Susan Swift. She is a former Abalone Alliance staffer who grew disaffected and resigned a year after the big Diablo Canyon direct action campaign, in part due to the inability of the Abalone Alliance to make alliances with organized labor,or to even consider the plight of folks who couldn't easily take days of their lives to sit in jails, or camp out in protest, etc.
Keywords: Abalone Alliance; ecology; anti-nuclear; labor; tactics
Downloads: 198
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